This species feeds at sallow catkins and blackthorn flowers.
Pupates in loose soil.
Marshes, damp woodland, fens, heathland.
Recorded in 85 (31.5%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.
Last recorded in April 2022
Recorded date range (Adult): 09 March to 08 August
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 21 June to 21 June